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THRILLING PERFORMANCE, LIFE-CHANGING MESSAGES

Shaun Barrowes

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The
Musical
Teen Keynote Experience

The Key to Success is Resilience.
The Key to Resilience...is Music!
 
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Shaun is one of the most entertaining and inspiring talents of our time. Mix in an Emmy-nominated artist, add his captivating storytelling and wild musical challenges, top it off with a message that'll pierce you directly to the heart, and you have Shaun Barrowes. 

Students, teachers, and parents constantly praise Shaun's powerful insights and unique approach to implementing the power of music into everyone's lives. "Shaun puts his love for music and his passion for sharing it with others into everything he does. He's a master of his craft and a wonderful role model for all people, not just students." - Earl Hurrey, former Walt Disney Entertainment Manager and Deputy Executive Direction of the National Association for Music Education.

 

What Schools Are Saying

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Steven Fisher -

Vice Principal

Lakeridge Jr High

"...Shaun was engaging from start to finish! He quickly captured our students' interest with his musical talent and held their engagement throughout with his story of perseverance and resilience. I must have asked 100 plus students after the event how they liked it and it was overwhelmingly positive!"

Thane Hutchinson 

Vice Principal 

Mount Logan Middle 

"Shaun utilizes his abilities to bring the message straight to the students and staff in a way that kept everyone engaged and focused the entire duration of the assembly. We would highly recommend Shaun! We want him to come back to our school again soon."

Bryson Gray

Choir Teacher

Spanish Fork High 

"Shaun's assembly with Spanish Fork High School music students was AWESOME! The students were totally engaged and invested the entire time. His energy is infectious and he inspired our students. We loved having him here!"

Choose Your Keynote Topic

Student Leadership

"The key to success is RESILIENCE, and the key to resilience...is MUSIC!"  In this ground-breaking keynote, Shaun Barrowes pulls from his own experience of bouncing back from failure and rejection, and flipping the script to turn those upsets into successes. With his three-decade career in the music industry, Shaun has accomplished seemingly impossible feats through his methods of resilience. 

Learning Objectives

As a result of this program, audiences will be able to: 

1. See themselves as leaders who are capable of bouncing back faster and stronger, turning setbacks into successes. 

2. Better recollect valuable lessons from their past experiences and apply those to become a significant student leader.

3. Create actionable goals that make a lasting difference.

4.  Learn how to perceive their industry from fresh perspectives

5. Find the motivation to hit the pavement and hustle to achieve their goals.

5. Build self-confidence to confidently navigate the challenges of the world to make a meaningful impact. 

6. Leave with straightforward and effective steps to be resilient even when faced with their toughest challenges.

Student Leadership

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Mental Health

"Music is the language of Emotion. In order to achieve emotional and mental health, you need musical tools to help you understand and convey your emotions." As one who has dealt with anxiety and depression for the duration of his life, Shaun pulls from personal experience and shares insights into how music can help all of us strengthen and better manage our mental and emotional health. 

Learning Objectives

As a result of this program, audiences will be able to: 

1. Discover and implement tools into their daily lives that'll help them understand the source behind many of their emotional and mental health issues.

2. Attain mental and emotional balance for enhanced well-being.

3.  Learn how to turn mental and emotional obstacles into discoveries of strength and self-confidence.

4. Build self-confidence, empowering them to confidently navigate the challenges of the world and make a meaningful impact. 

5. Leave with straightforward and effective steps to improve their mental and emotional health.

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Career Prep

"The Key to Success is Resilience, and the Key to Resilience...is MUSIC." Shaun Barrowes has conquered seemingly insurmountable challenges by rewriting the narrative and transforming failure into success time and time again. He divulges his extraordinary journey and imparts profound insights into the numerous triumphs he has achieved throughout his career, all while entertaining audiences of all sizes with his thrilling and engaging musical performances. 

Learning Objectives

As a result of this program, audiences will be able to: 

1. Discover and implement tools into their daily lives that'll help them transform disappointments into opportunities for growth and success.

2. Enable students to better recollect valuable lessons from their past experiences, and apply those lessons. 

3. Attain mental and emotional balance for enhanced well-being.

4.  Learn how to perceive their industry from fresh perspectives and find the motivation to hit the pavement and hustle to achieve their goals.

5. Build self-confidence, empowering them to confidently navigate the challenges of the world and make a meaningful impact. 

6. Leave with straightforward and effective steps to be resilient even when faced with their toughest challenges.

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About Shaun Barrowes

Award-Winning, Bestselling YA Fantasy Author

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Emmy-Nominated Composer for his song, "Army of Kings"

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Top 30 Contestant on 
American Idol, Season 7

Performer with Bands/Artists including: Janelle Monae
Imagine Dragons 
Lindsey Stirling

Songwriter for Jackie Chan and his Green Heroes tour

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Songwriter, Music Producer, and Video Co-Producer for "Being Awesome", with almost 430 Million Views on YouTube

Singer and Songwriter for the theme song "Light of the Day/Dark of the Night" for Shadow Complex by Epic Games, the makers of Fortnite. 

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Winner of $30,000 Songwriting contest, Slice the Pie

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Featured Guest performer for Drum Corps International and Bands of America at Lucas Oil Stadium (Indianapolis), and for Fame ShowChoirs National Championship

Producer and Performer of Reel Sessions at the world-famous Abbey Road Studios in London

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